Lois Griesse Hoyer

Lois Griesse Hoyer

Lois Griesse Hoyer, 86, of Greenfield, died Tuesday, Jan. 5, 2016.

Lois was born on Feb. 17, 1929, in Alma, Missouri, to the late Rev. August Henry and Lydia Louise (Wassman) Griesse.

Lois had faith and works that led all her children to Jesus. Lois worked as a nurse and, after retiring, enjoyed the country and nature. She was an active member of St. John’s Lutheran Church in Wisconsin and, most recently, Holy Cross Lutheran Church in Indianapolis.

She is survived by her daughters, Denise Harvey and husband Bruce, Diane Froiland and husband James, Karen Nowak and husband Rick, and Jennifer Van Kauwenburgh and husband Peter; son, Brian Hoyer and wife Cheryl; sister, Doris Snyder and husband Dave; nine grandchildren; and two great-grandchildren.

In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her husband, Philip Hoyer.

Memorial services will be held at 11 a.m. Saturday Flanner and Buchanan Funeral Center _ Floral Park, 425 N. Holt Road, Indianapolis. Visitation is one hour before the service in the funeral center.

Memorial contributions may be made in Lois’s memory to Holy Cross Lutheran Church, 8115 Oaklandon Road, Indianapolis, IN 46236. Family and friends are invited to share a memory and sign her online guestbook at www.flannerbuchanan.com.